The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 82 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.59% - 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% - 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 121 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.29% 16.81% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 139 95 164
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Yorkshire

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the South Yorkshire region.

MPLS Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 6 £42,500 - 1
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco
4 9 (69.23%) Wireless
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
6 4 (30.77%) BGP
6 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) WLAN
6 4 (30.77%) Network Design
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (30.77%) Network Management
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) RIP
8 2 (15.38%) ISDN
8 2 (15.38%) SSL
8 2 (15.38%) PSTN
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) H.323
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) CCNA

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) BGP
5 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) WLAN
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) RIP
7 2 (15.38%) ISDN
7 2 (15.38%) SSL
7 2 (15.38%) PSTN
7 2 (15.38%) H.323
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) IPsec
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
1 4 (30.77%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) CCDA
3 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) AirMagnet
3 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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